Mozzarella Stuffing Balls – Great Use for Leftover Stuffing!
Got leftover stuffing? Then you need to stuff it with cheese & make these AMAZING Mozzarella Stuffing Balls!!
Thanksgiving is over, and our fridges are packed full of leftovers. How about turning one of those leftovers into something different, and even tastier than the first go-round?
That’s where these Mozzarella Stuffing Balls come into play. Oh my, oh my – are these suckers good!
Great way to use up that leftover stuffing! And they couldn’t be simpler. Follow along with me!
Here’s what you need:
Dice up some fresh Mozzarella cheese into small bits.
Take your cold stuffing and wrap it around a piece of Mozzarella. Like so.
Roll it around with your hands to pack it into a firm ball.
Repeat until all the stuffing balls are done.
Beat an egg in a small dish. Set aside. Combine the panko bread crumbs & shredded Parmesan in another dish. Dip each stuffing ball into the egg, and then dredge in the panko/Parmesan mixture.
Fry in hot oil for a few minutes until golden brown.
Mozzarella Stuffing Balls
- 3 cups cold stuffing
- 2 oz fresh Mozzarella cheese cut into 16 cubes
- 1 egg beaten
- ⅓ cup panko bread crumbs
- ⅓ cup shredded Parmesan cheese
- Vegetable oil for frying
- Divide the stuffing into 16 portions. Mix the panko bread crumbs & Parmesan cheese in a small dish. Cup each portion around a piece of Mozzarella with your hand, and then roll into a firm ball. Dip into the egg, & dredge in the panko/Parmesan mixture.
- Fry in hot oil to cover until well browned.